Mississippi Airports

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Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN)

Location: The airport is a 10-mile (16km) drive east of downtown Jackson.
Time: GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).
Contacts: Tel: +1 601 939 5631.
Getting to the city: There is no reliable public transport to the city, however taxis and shuttle services are available, as are rental cars.
Car rental: Car hire companies represented at the airport include Avis, Enterprise, Budget, Hertz, National, Alamo, Thrifty, Payless and Dollar. All car hire companies have desks on Terminal Level 1 across from baggage claim.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are undoubtedly the most convenient way to travel from the airport into downtown Jackson. Simply hail a taxi outside Arrivals; the meter should be turned on for the duration of the journey.
Facilities: The airport has ATMs, shops, cafes and restaurants. Disabled facilities are good; those with special requirements should inform their airline in advance. A Disabled Passenger Shuttle Service is available 24 hours a day to transport those with special needs around the airport.
Parking: Long and short-term parking is available. The parking garage charges $16 per day, while the surface lot is $14 per day. The long-term lot is only $10 per day, and is connected to the terminal via a complimentary shuttle.
Website: http://iflyjackson.com

Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport (GPT)

Location: Gulfport–Biloxi International Airport is located nearly six miles (10km) northeast of Gulfport.
Time: GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to first Sunday in November).
Getting to the city: Taxis and hired cars are available at the airport. Some local hotels offer shuttle services for guests.
Car rental: Car rental companies operating from the airport include Avis, Budget, Hertz, National and Dollar.
Airport Taxis: Many taxi companies service the airport; taxis can generally be found waiting outside the terminal, but pick-up can be arranged in advance by phone.
Facilities: Airport facilities include ATMs, a smoking lounge, meeting rooms, baggage carts, computer work stations, USO services, several fast-food outlets and a gift shop.
Parking: Parking is free for the first 30 minutes, then charged at $2 for an hour, and $2 for every addtional hour. Garage parking is $13 per day; the surface lot charges $10 per day, and $60 per week.
Website: www.flygpt.com

Columbus-Lowndes County Airport (UBS)

Location: The airport is located five miles (8km) southeast of Columbus.
Time: GMT -6 (GMT -5 from mid-March to the first Sunday in November).
Getting to the city: Public transport does not service the airport, but taxis are available.
Car rental: There are no car rental companies located at the airport, but several companies are located nearby and will arrange for pick-up at the airport.
Airport Taxis: Several taxi companies service the airport, however it is a good idea to book a cab in advance as they are usually not available outside the terminal.
Facilities: Airport facilities are limited.
Parking: Parking is available near the terminal building.